CBI REGISTERS A CASE AGAINST THEN SECRETARY, HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE, GOVT OF NCT, DELHI & OTHERS AND CONDUCTS SEARCHES

Press Release
New Delhi, 04.05.2017

       The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against then Secretary, Health & Family Welfare, Govt of NCT, Delhi (GNCTD); three Private Security Firms/Agencies based at New Delhi & Gurgaon through its Director/Promoters. It was alleged that irregularities were committed in the engagement of said three security agencies which were deployed in the hospitals of Delhi Government for six months on nomination basis. It was also alleged that the engagement of these security agencies was in violation of GFR, CVC Guidelines, Transaction of Business Rules & tendering procedure and conducted in a non-transparent manner. Undue benefits were allegedly given to these three security agencies including payments in excess of norms and thereby causing an alleged loss of Rs.10.50 crore(approx) to the public exchequer.

      Searches are being conducted today at Delhi & Gurgaon including at the official & residential premises of accused and said firms.

      Further investigation is continuing.


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